Eastside hosts Gaston Hope in Christ (www.GHiC.us), a nonprofit ministry of individuals and churches providing afterschool tutoring, teen mentoring and ESL for adults, helping thousands of different students and families since 1999!

The Resource Connection Gateway provides a single connection point to resources to address these and other human needs. The Gateway extends a hand-up and not just a hand-out to anyone in need.

Just enter the person’s name and contact number into our Service Portal and they will immediately be called by a qualified, caring member of our team.

Crisis Pregnancy Center of Gaston County is a nonprofit pro-life organization of committed Christians sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ and actively helping women, men and families in crisis pregnancy situations. 

Crisis Assistance Ministry is a cooperative ministry of the greater Gastonia faith community. By providing direct emergency assistance and through collaboration with other community resources, CAM assists those facing financial crisis or struggling with the burden of poverty 

A ministry for the poor, the broken, & the vexed to find deliverance, a refuge, & restoration through Jesus Christ. We minister the Word of God and provide a hot meal served nightly. Pastor: Jeff & Priscilla Mauney, Assistant Pastor: Kenneth & Ashley Gehrig 

We are part of The Church of the Nazarene, an international connected family of believers who have been saved by Christ and are being changed to follow Jesus today. 2.6 million Nazarenes around the world work through churches, preaching points, schools, hospitals, compassionate ministry centers, 51 Nazarene universities and seminaries around the world, disaster response and other ministry wherever there is a need.

Trevecca Nazarene University (www.Trevecca.edu ) is our regional University. Founded in 1901, Trevecca is committed to holistic education, encouraging students to grow intellectually, socially, emotionally, physically and spiritually. In downtown Nashville, Trevecca provides a liberal arts education while guiding students to find God’s calling on their lives through traditional undergraduate programs, continuing and graduate studies and online offerings. With over 3,200 students from 43 states and 16 countries, Trevecca offers 15 associate degrees, 84 undergraduate majors, 19 master’s programs, and two doctoral programs, as well as specialist and certificate programs. 

If you or someone you know has trouble with opioid addiction, or needs help because a friend or relative has trouble, please check out our Gaston County Controlled Substances Coalition, https://www.gcsctogether.org/